Multi -Skilled Shift Engineer

  • Full Time
  • Milton Keynes
  • £48k - £52.977k DOE £ / Year

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Arms Innovations

Exciting Job Opportunity: Multi-Skilled Shift Engineers in Milton Keynes!

We are currently hiring for multiple Multi-Skilled Shift Engineer positions in Milton Keynes.  Join our team today and become part of our innovative and growing organisation!

Full time on-site role, offering a final salary including shift allowance £48-£52.977k (doe)


Are you ready to elevate your engineering career?  Join our dynamic team as a Shift Engineer and play a pivotal role in the monitoring, maintenance, improvement and control of our production, automation and plant operations.

Why you’ll love working with us:

Our people are the heartbeat of our success.  We thrive because of the diligent, brilliant, and enthusiastic individuals we employ.  This is your chance to be a crucial part of our expanding operations, where we foster a strong engineering culture and offer ample room for both personal and professional growth.

What we offer:

  • A Collaborative Team Environment: Join a growing team that values excellence, innovation, and continuous improvement.
  • Career Growth and Training Opportunities: With our expanding operations, there’s plenty of room for career development and progression.
  • Inclusive Work Culture: We welcome applicants from diverse engineering backgrounds, including ex-Forces Engineers. If you’re looking for a career change and possess transferable skills, we’d love to show you what we do and help you embark on a new career path.

Key Responsibilities of a Multi-Skilled Shift Engineer:

  • Achieve Targets: Ensure production targets are consistently met every shift.
  • Manage Procedures and Prioritise Safety: Oversee operating procedures, always prioritising safety.
  • Perform Routine Maintenance: Conduct regular PPM maintenance to keep equipment in optimal condition.
  • Troubleshoot Issues: Identify and resolve technical problems efficiently.
  • Drive Continuous Improvement: Implement strategies for ongoing process and performance enhancement.
  • Repair Equipment and Automated Machinery: Maintain and repair equipment and automated systems to ensure smooth operations.
  • Document and Report Issues: Accurately document and report any issues encountered during shifts.
  • Collaborate Effectively: Work closely with other teams and departments to achieve production goals through effective communication and problem-solving.


Qualifications & Skills

Relevant engineering experience [Minimum NVQ Level 3], equivalent or transferrable skills.

Full and legal rights to work in the UK.  (We cannot sponsor or support VISA applicants at this time)


  • Minimum NVQ Level 3 in Engineering or related field
  • Previous experience as Multi Skilled Electrical / Mechanical Engineer with a strong technical knowledge in relevant fields
  • Familiarity with relevant safety procedures and regulations
  • Able to understand the importance and principles of an advanced Quality Management System
  • Experience in maintaining and repairing Machinery and Production equipment
  • Experience with industrial networks and control systems
  • Excellent analytical and critical thinking skills with the ability to work under pressure
  • Experience of safely carrying out planned maintenance across a site ensuring maintenance procedures are followed
  • Be an integral part of the engineering team, responding to breakdowns establishing root cause analysis to limit breakdown reoccurring, improving machine reliability and performance
  • Willing to learn and adapt to role requirements
  • Hands on ownership of issues
  • Experience of working well in a team within a fast-paced environment
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability and willingness to work at height


  • Preferably Multi Skilled Electrical / Mechanical with a strong technical knowledge in relevant fields such as Mechanical, Electrical, Automation Engineering, Industrial Engineering, Ex forces Electrical / Engineer with
  • BTEC/HNC/HND/C&G or Degree in Engineering or related field
  • Previous knowledge and understanding of the importance and relevance of a Quality Management System
  • Experience of updating records of tasks/spare parts used from store and work completed, using the CMMS system


About ARMS Innovations Ltd

ARMS Innovations Ltd is a rapidly growing engineering company that provides world-class Asset Life-Cycle Management solutions.  We leverage innovative software, a best-practice Quality Management System (QMS), and exceptional people to deliver top-tier engineering and asset life-cycle management services in highly automated environments.

Our Enterprise Level Software Platform and Quality Management System offer real-time workflow automation, communication, and insights, ensuring safe and efficient operations that maximise business performance.  Join us to be part of a team that is at the forefront of industry innovation and excellence.

What’s In It for You

  • Full PPE provided
  • Company Uniform, Tools and Devices Supplied
  • Subsidised meals: Enjoy meals and complimentary hot drinks at our staff cafeteria
  • Employee Appreciation: Team-selected winners receive prizes every other month
  • Team Building Events: On-site events to foster team spirit
  • Life Assurance
  • 23 Days paid holiday

On successful completion of your probation period:

  • Private Healthcare
  • Company Pension
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Employee Referral Scheme
  • Cycle to Work Scheme
  • Company Sick Pay

Shift Pattern:     Panama shift/days and nights as follows:

5 on – (3 days 2 nights) 5 off

4 on – (2days 2 nights) 5 off

5 on – (2 days 3 nights) 4 off

Ready to join a team that values your expertise and enthusiasm?  Email your CV or get in touch to discuss this exciting opportunity further.

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Mobile: 07561 855847

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